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Competency-Based Progress - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - blended learning, Competency-based learning

Competency-Based Progress - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - blended learning, Competency-based learning | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Susan Patrick, iNACOL (where I’m a director) and Chris Sturgis teamed up on a great new site, CompetencyWorks.
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3 Things You Probably Forgot in Your Mobile Strategy

3 Things You Probably Forgot in Your Mobile Strategy | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Mobile has moved beyond a “channel” and become a behavior. A verb. A necessity. It’s safe to say that if you haven’t moved to mobile in some form -- advertising, app, responsive name, you name it -- you've fallen way behind. So I’m going to assume we’re all on the same page and have at least dipped our toe in the mobile waters. Mobile is now the dominant channel in online advertising. And while many companies at least have a mobile site, most are missing that Topic: Digital Marketing.
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Dealing with the Reality and Myths of Omnichannel

Dealing with the Reality and Myths of Omnichannel | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
If you sell stuff in your and your partners’ stores and via e-commerce, you have probably heard today’s buzzword -- “omnichannel” -- meaning that your customers should be able to use any part of your commerce chain as if it were a single entity: find and buy anywhere, pick up anywhere, return anywhere, all of this working seamlessly for the customer and integrated so that transactions anywhere are recorded and available everywhere.You’re being told that your custome Topic: Customer Experience.
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Marketo Q2 Results Show Growth of Marketing Automation

Marketo Q2 Results Show Growth of Marketing Automation | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
It's probably too early to tell if Marketo's latest customer experience-driven offering will be a slam dunk. But it isn't hurting the company. On the heels of its latest major platform announcement -- its new customer engagement platform unveiled at its annual Marketo Nation Summit in April -- the San Mateo, Calif.-based marketing automation provider reported revenue growth this week for its second quarter. “Across the board, we delivered a strong quarter as customers adopted our Topic: Digital Marketing.
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3 Million Resumes Reveal the Formula for Getting the Job You Want

3 Million Resumes Reveal the Formula for Getting the Job You Want | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
ZipRecruiter offers tips on the perfect resume length, keywords, sections and cover letters.
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Working from Home: 5 Tips From a Writer Who Does It

Working from Home: 5 Tips From a Writer Who Does It | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Five tips to help at-home workers offset some of the work-from-home drawbacks.
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Hearo.fm Tunes into SeedInvest for Crowdfunding Campaign: Tech Platform for Indie Music - Crowdfund Insider

Hearo.fm Tunes into SeedInvest for Crowdfunding Campaign: Tech Platform for Indie Music - Crowdfund Insider | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Readers may recognize hearo.fm’s name from its two showcases and 40+ bands who played at this year’s SXSW. Breaking into the music 5.9 Billion in annual r
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Aussie Flip Flop Blowout Fix Finds Crowdfunding Momentum - Crowdfund Insider

Aussie Flip Flop Blowout Fix Finds Crowdfunding Momentum - Crowdfund Insider | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Here is one for the summertime. Aussie Flip Flop Company "Willi Footwear" has caught the attention of some major media including the Daily Mail and Mashab
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NASCAR Team Announces Launch of $50,000 Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign - Crowdfund Insider

NASCAR Team Announces Launch of $50,000 Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign - Crowdfund Insider | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
NASCAR Nationwide Series team Jeremy Clements Racing announced the launch of Help Jeremy Clements Achieve Greatness, an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign to
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How to Drive Sales With Effective Product Photography

How to Drive Sales With Effective Product Photography | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Though product photos are costly and cumbersome, they more important than ever. Here are 3 ways to use images to improve conversions and engagement.
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5 Must-Read Books for Every Entrepreneur This Summer

5 Must-Read Books for Every Entrepreneur This Summer | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
A reading list ranging from the cutting edge of social media to wisdom from decades past that is relevant for all time.
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The 5 Myths of Mastering Profit Margins

The 5 Myths of Mastering Profit Margins | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Of course you want the fattest profit margin you can earn, so don't undercut yourself trying to achieve it.
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See It Through: 5 Steps to Finishing What You Start

See It Through: 5 Steps to Finishing What You Start | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
If you're plagued by a half-finished to-do list, and partially completed projects are taking over your life, here's a plan.
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Managers Can Be True Leaders Not Just Taskmasters

Managers Can Be True Leaders Not Just Taskmasters | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
A company president reveals the secrets he wished he knew when he was a young manager starting out.
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SAP Jam's Approach to Social: It's All in the Work Patterns

SAP Jam's Approach to Social: It's All in the Work Patterns | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
The social adoption and ROI discussions are getting louder as more and more enterprises implement social collaboration solutions and struggle to find success. Adoption and ROI are difficult areas to define, measure and implement. The Altimeter Group released a report on The Evolution of Social Business detailing how organizations that have implemented social have created technology silos and lack clear focus or strategy in how it should be deployed across the enterprise. As social has become mai Topic: Social Business.
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News Bites: LinkedIn Buys Bizo, Appboy's Testing, More

News Bites: LinkedIn Buys Bizo, Appboy's Testing, More | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
This week,  LinkedIn acquired Bizo, Appboy is offering Multivariate Testing, Interxion released a single cloud connector and there's an updated Certain mobile app for event management. Topic: Customer Experience.
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Actiance Wants to Help Companies Curb Social Media Mistakes

Actiance Wants to Help Companies Curb Social Media Mistakes | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
New York politician Anthony Weiner's sexting scandal. Actor Ashton Kutcher's defense of the late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno. Former corporate communication director Justine Sacco's racist comment.If mistakes like these have taught us nothing else, it's that social media can create viral reactions that linger on and on. It also proves that, contrary to popular belief, there is such a thing as bad publicity.What are the consequences?  In an office environment, not only is a jo Topic: Social Business.
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'Test-Drive' Job Candidates for Hiring Success

'Test-Drive' Job Candidates for Hiring Success | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
"Try before you buy" isn't just for purchases. Here's why any hiring manager should test out a candidate's skills before making a job offer.
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The Best E-Commerce Return Policy Is Simply Having One

The Best E-Commerce Return Policy Is Simply Having One | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Returns can sometimes be a hassle for online-only retailers. Here are some tips for making the process smoother.
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Canadian Media Group Launches Community Crowdfunding Initiative Platform FundAid - Crowdfund Insider

Canadian Media Group Launches Community Crowdfunding Initiative Platform FundAid - Crowdfund Insider | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Earlier this month, Vancouver-based Glacier Media announced the launch of its own community crowdfunding service initiative called FundAid. According to th
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Crowdfunding Platforms Prepare For Launch in New Mexico - Crowdfund Insider

Crowdfunding Platforms Prepare For Launch in New Mexico - Crowdfund Insider | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Two equity crowdfunding platforms will be making their way to the Land of Enchantment. This announcement comes just after new rules were established by the
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8 Things To Remind Yourself When Life Gets Out Of Hand

8 Things To Remind Yourself When Life Gets Out Of Hand | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Once in a while, you hit a roadblock and wonder what’s next. You might be stuck with a crazy deadline, you might have friends complaining about this-that and the other thing or you might be overwhelmed with everything from finances to relationships. It’s nothing to be ashamed of but it’s also a moment in which reflection …
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The Most Expensive Domain Names in Internet History

The Most Expensive Domain Names in Internet History | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
A look at URLs that have sold for $1 million or more.
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Convincing Naysayers to Adopt New Technology

Convincing Naysayers to Adopt New Technology | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
In delivering a business pitch about a novel invention, be sure to bolster your presentation with facts and know your audience.
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These Corporations Ensure Their Longevity by Being Good Neighbors

These Corporations Ensure Their Longevity by Being Good Neighbors | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Around the world, organizations are doing good things to revitalize the places where they reside.
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The Secrets to Making an Explainer Video Stand Out

The Secrets to Making an Explainer Video Stand Out | Digital-News on Scoop.it today | Scoop.it
Video content is heating up the Internet. Entrepreneurs can jump on this bandwagon by producing simple explainer videos.
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